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    October 28, 2012
    6:30 - 7:00pm EDT  

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captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- the outer bands and the oceanng up trouble in city tonight. e the eye of the is still hundreds of miles away. , federal workers day offn given the tomorrow. store march team has been the developments. we will go to brad bell in city and roz plater in park.e >> but first, where is sandy and where will it hit? .et's go to steve rudin >> it continues to make its trek , note north, northeast
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moving very best, but storm s up to 75 m.p.h. maintaining a category one status. living under the overnight hours during the day tomorrow, it is going to start e a move to the west and eventually make landfall w jerseye along the ne coast. looking at the doppler radar, now moving across the chesapeake bay. all this will continue to move west and it will the media metro area over the next hour or two. the big story will come and into tomorrow with the gusting wind, rain and the potential for snow out to the west of the mountains. story as werent gwith what's goin the flood watch that entire area as a warning for frederick county and a quick look at the
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warning will go into at 8:00 tomorrow morning until 8:00 tuesday evening. wind gusts up to 60 m.p.h. are not out of the question. on what'sa check ocean cityght now in bade things are not so now, but brad bell joins us live. how do things look? >> not so bad? that's easy for you to say. you're talking about 60 miles winds, and you are right. yet at thiseen that point. this is showing a steady 20 hour wind with gusts around 35, but what is really down here is the surf. it is morally, to borrow a surfing term. waves are 10, 15, and maybe even 20 feet. is rarehe things that see is that the waves are all the way out to the
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boardwalk, to the sea wall. very heavy concrete seawall in isosceles. that i had noto seen before in many years of covering storms. that was the water coming up swashing over the seawall at one point. it was just falling, but some as well. there will be so much in the way surge out here as makes its way in from the front side. they know they are already this flooding. we talked about it before, a of high tides coming in the waves preventing the out so it coming back piles up and overflows from the bay on the backside of the .sland this is one of the reasons the has a mandatory evacuation order in effect for where we are now, 16th street. mandatory evacuation orders are in effect for residents and most
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this. seem to have heeded starting to see some water coming up to the streets. that happens. that's not a disaster here. the water will receive. it there's going to be an awful saturation here and up to delaware shore. there's no question about it. the waves are scraping by and you can see the northeast wind .ulling down the beach town official taking a look at right now.g on we do expected to get worse tonight. high tide is in about one hour. brad bell, abc-7 news. >> the have already made the down andto shut schools are already announcing tomorrow. other districts are planning to for both monday and tuesday including montgomery and fairfax counties. you can see the others is the top of your
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visiting wjla.com. >> these are probably the last to safelyyou have ofck up before the worst sandy hits our area. doren joins us live in the shells aree looking more and more empty. a hard timeay have finding what you need. this store has been packed with might want. it actually got a sizeable water and it was gone just like that. mad dash to the checkout line. the world. end of grocery shoppers, g water is like striking gold. deploys as i went to yesterday were all out. i was going to come out one more
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would have they restocked. >> they are concerned about the water supply. .> he is the store manager here he says that it's making sales skyrocket. in theears working grocery store business, this is craziest has seen them yet. what's it makes it tough for us, trying help our customers. by the looks of their part, they need all the help they can get. bread, garbage bags, water, peanut butter. but the rain started coming down arlington about one hour ago. here andming down hours before. if you do try to come out, to want extra patients. there have been plenty of long lines all day long. live in arlington, jenny doren. >> barbara mikulski got a
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hurricanesook out noaa.e from roz plater has the story from college park. >> as they get information, they n how to use their resources during the coming emergency and that is what brought barbara mikulski out here this afternoon. what she is getting a firsthand n hurricane sandy. it so scary. first, because it really is a frankenstorm. it is covering hundreds of miles. >> it will be making landfall a bit north of us and it could youes much worse as head north. >> in the long island,
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area, they're 6-11 feet. significant. >> forecasters say the d.c. to worryll have plenty about. we will be in the area of the rainfall. will be very strong near tropical winds that will move inland. we are expecting a lot of tree damage, power outages over a large area. >> mikulski said she will be eyeing an especially close along the state's coast. >> a big storm like this can just clean out what they do. >> even after the major events of the storm is over, we could be worried about river flooding. roz in college park, plater, abc 7 news.
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>> reports coming in. the government will be closed tomorrow. during f a meeting ema, obama called sandy serious confident the necessary resources are in place. amtrak service will be cancelled than one hour. along metro's service school closings can be found on wjla.com. we will be doing weather updates all might on our sister station, news channel late. -- news channel 8. >> sandy did not stop thousands the marine corps marathon. >> they are all on autopilot. >> i will not even thinking
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it.t >> the marine corps marathon, largest in the world. >> there is damage starting to in and you start to lose of the security efforts. >> racing against the clock and mother nature. the end, it did not make much difference. the 26.2 mile course hours, 30 minutes. , 20he wind is pretty bad miles per hour. later,shing 40 minutes neither believe the storm interfered with the race.
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the weather did not stop thousands of runners. >> i lived in texas for three years. it will not phase me. >> i gave it my all. i have no regrets. >> going the full distance. arlington, richard reeves, abc 7 news. our coverage continues on television and on-line. visit our web site any time for updates. wjla.com. you can also watch our partner, news channel 8. >> is a sandy having an impact the campaigns are moving? are stopping visiting the east coast during the storm. >> we are not the only ones with the threat
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>> we some bread bill earlier in
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the wind was really blowing. be similar -- we saw bell earlier. it will be similar. it will get a little bit worse earlier.ared to outside right now, light drizzle across much of the area. wind beginning to increase at 22 hour.an 61 is the current temperature in virginia beach. already up 55 miles per hour. gusts up to 50 m.p.h. in rehoboth. wind gusts already of 30 in the district. latest for hurricane sandy. at 75 m.p.h. the north,extract to northeast. this will take a quick turn to left -- to the west making impact across the jersey shore and then the big problems will begin. showers and the heaviest of the
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now well to the east of the sea. the west andg to eventually make its way area with the heaviest as we move through tomorrow, especially during the evening hours. the flood watch is already in effect. potential rain totals. 7:00, hardly anything out there. overnight until about 9:00 tomorrow, about 1 inch of rain. this is where it gets impressive. look of the higher amount of us did it east movenues to increase as we through the day. -- higher amounts to the east of it continues to increase. not out of the and oppressive storm. wind gusts up for the 60 m.p.h.. the wind will be sustained
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around 45 miles or so. that will stick around tomorrow into the day on tuesday. dealing with iran but the potential for heavy snow across western maryland. garrett county as the blizzard warning. latest on the spaghetti plots. landfall on the jersey coast. 75 miles per hour and will get up across central pennsylvania and this is when will continue to fall across our area. going to the futurecast really quickly. here is the rain on the way. notice the colors are turning orange, that is the heaviest of the rain. by tuesday morning, starting to bit but thettle stick around.l daytime highs tomorrow just around 50. rain continuing all day long. this will clear out of here by wednesday afternoon. friday, some much-
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he finds miller in the back of end zone. third quarter, a little tricky work by pittsburgh. inside the five to the redskins won. in.ch itdo defense comes up big and gets a on rg3. they had 10 drops on offense. frustration spewing over. what are you doing? his helmet off danielle's a referee. meeting with the nfl commissioner tomorrow. clearly, not a good exchange. it was just a moment in the game that summarizes it. the scans the 27-12. -- the skins lose it. >> we talk about keeping our time.ure all the your team in that kind of situation.
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>> at that point in time, he was not the only one having the battle. they had already decided they going to kick him out of the game. >> for us to win, we have to making plays. they had guys making plays all year. quarterback had been great all year. >> they will show up tomorrow not they feel defeated and want to throw in towel, i tell them not to show up. it is not like you just say, ever, you move forward to quit.o one is going >> tiger woods adn rory mcelroy other ingainst each china in a one-game match. other ingainst each china in a one-game match. we'll
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is sandy? >> the big story for our region as the rain. s in green, this is the flood watch. a good time line of when the rain will arrive. 9:00 p.m., from now until then about 1 inch will have already fallen. heaviest rain during the day tomorrow and a compound that of 50 milesp boards per hour and we could be looking at 5-9 inches of rain by the time this system moves on out of here. this is where they're really, t hard, a lotto hi of beach erosion. outything should clear oning through the day wednesday. thursday and friday, but tomorrow and tuesday be a half-hourto or three hours.
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